“It’s like you guys have a fence around you,” said one guy from the program next door, “and I want in!”
This is actually a rather unusual response to meeting frummies. Kiddush Hashems are very infrequently made by acting the way Bais Yaakovs teach you to act.
More often, one finds themselves in a situation where it is necessary to explain why we do not attempt to convert the masses.
Which I had alway thought was because they are better off not Jewish, seeing as they get to heaven easier, but I’ve been told it’s because we are afraid of half-hearted conversions and relapses. Does anyone know?
in any way, people are far more curious about why we don’t missionize than how they can sign up.